Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School

551 Thomas St,

Bethlehem, PA, 18015-1804

Tel: (610)868-7800
Grades: KG-8

315 students

Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School serves 315 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School operates within the Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 315 students has grown by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 315 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has increased by 59% over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
80%
8%
Black
5%
16%
White
3%
71%
Unknown
12%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.35
0.47
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program. 82%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 315 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 315
1,559
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a $0
District Spending / Student n/a $0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lehigh Valley Chs For Performing Arts High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Broughal Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Donegan Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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